Definitions for (verb) keep down

Main entry: keep down

Definition: manage not to throw up


Main entry: number, keep down

Definition: place a limit on the number of


Main entry: subdue, subjugate, quash, reduce, repress, keep down

Definition: put down by force or intimidation

Usage: The government quashes any attempt of an uprising; China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently; The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land